Dubliners Ivy Day in the Committee Room: Summary and Analysis

James Joyce

Ivy Day in the Committee Room: Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Old Jack: caretaker of headquarters

O’Connor: young political canvasser

Hynes: canvasser whom others suspect of working for the rival side

Henchy: a canvasser

Crofton: a canvasser

Lyons: a canvasser

Richard Tierney: politician running for office in the Royal Exchange Ward and for whom the canvassers are working

Father Keon: de-frocked priest and friend of Tierney

Charles Stewart Parnell: (dead) Irish Revolutionary in whose honor ivy is worn on the lapel to commemorate anniversary of his death

Summary
On the anniversary of the death of Irish political leader Charles Stewart Parnell,...

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